Peter Francis Hammond

Peter Francis Hammond

Birth
Lancaster, Fairfield County, Ohio, USA
Death 2 Apr 1971 (aged 83)
Lancaster, Fairfield County, Ohio, USA
Burial Lancaster, Fairfield County, Ohio, USA
Plot Queen of Peace, Row 1
Memorial ID 6850858 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. He graduated from Josephinum College, in 1910 and then engaged in the men’s clothing business at Lancaster, Ohio. In 1936, he was elected as a Democrat to the Seventy-fourth Congress by special election to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of Mell G. Underwood, serving until 1937. Not a candidate for election, he resumed the retail clothing business until 1938 and served as Postmaster of Lancaster, Ohio, (1938-54). He died in retirement at age 83.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 13 Oct 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6850858
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Peter Francis Hammond (30 Jun 1887–2 Apr 1971), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6850858, citing Saint Mary Catholic Cemetery, Lancaster, Fairfield County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .